A total of six hundred and forty-nine cases of coronavirus were recorded in Nigeria.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, announced the figure on Wednesday.
NCDC said Lagos State recorded 250 cases, while Oyo State followed with 100 cases.
The two states have recorded high figures for the past two days.
Nigeria now has a total of 22,020 confirmed cases and 542 deaths.
The tweet reads, “649 new cases of #COVID19;
“22,020 cases. 7,613 discharged. 542 deaths.”